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St. Ignatius senior center to host breakfast, bingo

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will again be the site of the Good Old Days Breakfast on Saturday, July 20. The breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. and continue to 11 a.m. Eggs, sausages, pancakes, orange juice and coffee will be served. The cost is $5 per person. The breakfast has become a favorite gathering and visiting event for residents of the valley and those returning for the holiday. Bingo will be played in the center from 2-4 p.m. that day. Note that the center will be closed July 3-5 and the evening meals will be on the third and fifth Wednesdays this month only. Bingo is played after almost every lunch.  Activities for early July: Ayleen’s...

Mission’s seniors enjoy luau

ST. IGNATIUS — Over 40 people attended the Hawaiian dinner in the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center Wednesday, June 19.  The center will be closed July 3- 5 for the holiday.  The monthly evening meals will be served on Wednesdays July 17 and July 31. Activities scheduled late June and...

A tropical beach would be nice

RONAN — Summer has officially arrived. Now, if only the weather would cooperate. Wouldn’t it be nice to be relaxing on a tropical beach somewhere? Our birthday dinner is this Friday, June 26. Come on in and join us for a great roast beef dinner and listen to wonderful music. We will raffle off...

Holiday shifts St. Ignatius senior meal dates

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will be closed July 3 through July 5 for the holiday. The monthly evening meals will be served on Wednesday July 17 and Wednesday July 31. Activities scheduled in the center for the rest of June and early July: Ayleen’s Quilters quilt i...

Fresh local produce helps Polson senior nutrition program

POLSON — We have already had donations of fresh produce from our readers’ gardens and we them to know just how much they are appreciated. Fresh local produce is such a big help to our nutrition program. Once again, thank you to all who think of us. Now that it is getting warm out we want all y...

Spring finally arrives at Ronan Senior Center

RONAN — Well, it looks like spring is finally here and I’m sure we are all glad to have warmer weather. Our monthly evening meal is Thursday, June 13, and will include chicken with all the goodies. We start serving a 5 p.m. and the cost is $5 per person. All are invited to join us. Cards wi...

Senior golf tournament raises $1,524 for Polson Senior Center Senior golf tournament raises $1,524 for Polson Senior Center

POLSON — Seniors Helping Seniors was the tag line for this year’s 4th annual Farmers Insurance Senior Open golf tournament held May 18 and 19 at Polson Bay Golf Course.  Tracy Dooley, local Farmers Insurance agent and tournament chairman, reported that 51 senior players age 50 and older t...

Traffic in Dixon increases as summer approaches

DIXON — Well, we made it into June, and signs of summer are coming up. There’s a noticeable increase in the number of RV’s and the traffic has increased as well. Being located between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks accounts for part of the increased traffic as well as all the gradua...

Ronan seniors send thanks to all yard sale participants

RONAN — Have you ever had one of those weeks when everything was going on and everything needed to get done? This has been one of those weeks here at the center. The main activity was getting ready for the yard sale held last weekend. Thanks to all who donated to it, to all who helped with it, and to a...

St. Ignatius Senior Center plans for holiday

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center has begun planning for its annual Good Old Days breakfast. The Saturday breakfast, from 7-11 a.m., will include the usual pancakes, sausage, eggs, etc. and will be followed by bingo from 2-4 p.m. Activities scheduled in June:  Ayleen&rsq...


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